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Out of Africa

When Jane Hawksworth was 8 years old, her family left South Africa and immigrated to the United States. Now she’s found success – and scholarship – at UWG.

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Wolves Sweep Team Titles at UCA Nationals

The dynasty continued for UWG Cheerleading at UCA Nationals last weekend, as the West Georgia Wolves took home hardware in both All-Girl and Co-Ed competition, marking the second year in the past three that the Wolves have swept their team competition entries under head coach Nicole Nichols. The cheerleading program now has 24 UCA championships under its belt.

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Quick Facts

  • enrollment
    11,135 undergraduate students
    2,598 graduate students
    (Fall 2018)
  • gender
    66.37% female
    33.63% male

  • class size

    19:1 student-faculty ratio
    26 average class size


  • sports
    13 NCAA Division II Sports
    Gulf South Conference Champions: 2015-2016
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